College Greek, The Weekly Bulletin Annual Catalog Edition 1909-1910

Greek. Freshman Year. First Semester: Plato's Apology and Crito. Studies in Greek Philosophy. Second Semester: Homer's Odyssey or Xenophon's Memorabilia. Sophomore Year. First Semester: Demosthenes De Corona. Second Semester: Studies in Greek Drama. Euripides' Alcestis.

In the more advanced College Course, Greek plunged the student into the world of democratic Athens, or, if the instructor so chose, the epic poem, the Odyssey. Students read speeches, dramatic plays, and, of course, philosophy. 

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